July 31st, 1988 - Drawing a crowd of 25,866 fans, the inaugural WrestleFest event was held at County Stadium in Milwaukee, WI. Showcasing WWF superstars of that era, the 15 match card included a successful World Heavyweight Championship Title defense by Macho Man Randy Savage against Million Dollar Man Ted DiBiase, Ultimate Warrior defeating Bobby Heenan in a "loser wears a weasel suit" match, and Hulk Hogan going over Andre the Giant in a steel cage match.
In other results:
The Fabulous Rougeaus (Jacques & Raymond) defeated The Killer Bees (B. Brian Blair and Jim Brunzell) when Raymond hit Brunzell with a low blow as he was about to slam Jacques, allowing Jacques to get the pin.
Hacksaw Jim Duggan defeated Intercontinental Champion The Honky Tonk Man via disqualification when Jimmy Hart interfered.
The Powers of Pain (Warlord and Barbarian) defeated The Bolsheviks (Nikolai Volkoff and Boris Zuhkov) after a flying headbutt by Barbarian on Zuhkov.
Tag Team Champions Demolition (Ax & Smash) defeated The British Bulldogs (Dynamite Kid & Davey Boy Smith) when Ax pinned Dynamite after hitting him with Mr. Fuji's cane.
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